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Rio forge Hi do i need any special driver to use my rio with vista. i cant dowload

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  • amiresh May 31, 2008

    hi i updated my computer to Microsoft vista

    the computre reconized the rio forge

    but is does not support music transfer from the music manager to the device

  • amiresh May 31, 2008

    I recheked if i am missing a driver and got the reply the current drivers are the most updated

  • amiresh May 31, 2008

    i been to the website
    does not solve the problem

  • amiresh May 31, 2008

    when i do that i i acts a copying then i recieve any eror message
    the was a problem connecting to the device

  • amiresh Jun 01, 2008

    is there a way i can transfer you a print screen of the error message ?

  • amiresh Jun 03, 2008

    the message is "the request could not be performed because of an i/o device error"



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Have you tryed connecting the device into your pc, its either found as a storage device and you can add music to in thought the "my computer" as it appears as a new driver there.

Or it might require some drivers have you tryed and does it request them from you?

Posted on May 31, 2008

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  • Ekse May 31, 2008

    I checked with rio

    Rio Forge Owners - NO DRIVER CD required, except for 98SE.

    There is a rio software available for your player here

  • Ekse May 31, 2008

    thats all you need basicly.

    You can find your mp3 player in "my computer" as a removeable drive and you can drag and drop files there

    as you can see here, my usb memory, on xp. It should appear there just like this it look a little difrent on vista thought.

  • Ekse May 31, 2008

    Heres the user guide

    In the page 21 (or page 17 if your folloing the numbers on the pages)

    There you can read about

    Transferring Tracks using Windows Explorer

  • Ekse May 31, 2008

    can you give me more details about the error messages?

  • Ekse Jun 01, 2008

    you can email it to me at nikoht at gmail dot com

  • Ekse Jun 11, 2008

    there may be a fault in your player.



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